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Sunday, October 23, 2011

Corsica Chess Masters 2011 begins

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Hi everyone,

The chess news update is that the Corsica Masters 2011 has begun. As usual, all the top-seeded players won their games in the first round with only one surprise of the day being GM Cheparinov drawing Lennard Loewe (2077)

The tournament includes more than 180 players from 20 countries including the GM Fressinet, GM Sasikiran, GM Grigoryan, GM Cheparinov, GM Gawain Jones, GM Tregubov, GM Mamedov, GM Ghaem Maghami, and other titled players. Here is a cool video from Enjoy.

You can access the official website at this link where you can also watch the live transmission of the games. 
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